National Power Training Institute has been set up by the Government of India under the Ministry of Power, to function as the National Apex Body for Human Resources Development (HRD)of Indian Power Sector.
NPTI, Durgapur is one of the 9 Regional Institutes of NPTI established in 1968. The Corporate Office of National Power Training Institute is located at NPTI Complex Faridabad.
- NPTI’s institutes are fully equipped with the modern state-of-the-art-infrastructure and also expert faculty with long years of professional and teaching experience with adequate research and development exposure.
- NPTI’s are conducting many training courses for Power Engineers, Operators and Technicians in the areas of Thermal and Hydro Power Generation, Transmission & Distribution(T&D) System and other related fields.
NPTI Durgapur plays a vital role in the field of HRD in the Power Sector as a leading Institute in the Eastern Region(ER) and till now has trained about 40000 Power Sector personnel in technical and managerial skill.
- NPTI (Eastern Region) Durgapur is second oldest of the nine Regional Institutes of NPTI established in 1968
- NPTI (ER) has implemented an Integrated Management System in line with ISO 9001:2008 and EMS 14001:2005 and retained its certification through surveillance audit in September 2015.